Building Content Sites

Written by S. Housley


Targeted Content Sites By S. Housley

Highly targeted, focused sites that are related to specific market segments are highly advantageous and can often be created using existing web content. The key is to provide value.

Think ofrepparttar time spent surfingrepparttar 139267 web gathering resources and information. By creating a topic-centric resource compiling information, webmasters are providing a service or value. In many cases that value is simplyrepparttar 139268 compilation of topic-specific information in a single resource. The compilation of this information in itself isrepparttar 139269 value.

These highly focused content sites can be great supplemental portals that are invaluable as a marketing tool for niche products. Niche portals help define expertise in a specific market segment, not to mentionrepparttar 139270 added benefit of providing valuable topic-specific links. The topic-centric portals also tend to achieve high search placement and will often provide advertisers high quality exposure, allowing webmastersrepparttar 139271 opportunity to capitalize on their efforts.

What to put in topical portal?

ARTICLES Many article writers allow webmasters to republish their articles.

Searchrepparttar 139272 large article directories for quality topic-specific articles using keyword searches. The articles contained in these directories often allow publishers to freely reproducerepparttar 139273 article's contents as long asrepparttar 139274 hyperlinks inrepparttar 139275 article and article resource box remain intact.

Resource for finding articles for publication: GoArticles - http://www.goarticles.com

RSS FEEDS By nature, RSS feeds are designed for syndication. Most RSS feeds can be freely reproduced. Locate topic-specific feeds using keyword or category searches. The contents ofrepparttar 139276 feeds can be used to populate web pages. There are a number of free scripts available that allow webmasters to displayrepparttar 139277 contents of an RSS feed (see http://www.rss-specifications.com/displaying-rss-feeds.htm for instructions on displaying feeds).

Cyber Utopia

Written by Kenneth L. Cluck III


Table of Contents I. What is Cyber Utopia? II. Free Internet Services of Today III. Who Ownsrepparttar Internet?

I. What is Cyber Utopia?

Cyber Utopia is a non-existent Internet. Itís a place where information can be sent anywhere to anyone in a matter of seconds. It is a place that truly does not exist though we are forced to think it does. We think we can spread our words to anyone throughrepparttar 139220 Internet, but what weíve been taught is a Cyber Utopia. A non-existent form of global communication, and our goal is to helprepparttar 139221 Internet come closer to this.

II. Free Internet Services of Today

Well, what kind of services doesrepparttar 139222 Internet allow us to have? Thoughrepparttar 139223 Internet is built of many computers and information is transmitted almost instantly from one end ofrepparttar 139224 world to another, Internet communication is not as easy as some people may think. You also need to find out how to reach your target; you do this through bigger websites. Though it is true thatrepparttar 139225 Internet is a place where you can transmit messages quickly, it doesnít mean business hasnít consumed it to cause people need more to dorepparttar 139226 same things.

Do you want a good place where your members can freely talk, but without paying any money? Itís hard to believe how much more Forum, or worst yet, Search Engine hosting costs so much more than normal web hosting. Most peopleís Forums or Search Engines may take up to a max of a few megabytes. Yet hosting services want to charge much more than actual web hosting. Even though it may be argued that they developed their software so it takes more, well, that is not true either. Forum software such as PhpBB and NavBoard are free forums software that not only offerrepparttar 139227 same and many times more features than paid forum software they do not contain ads and may freely be used, but than you need a good web host. One ofrepparttar 139228 best forum hosts is Freeminz.com, Freeminz.com offers forum hosting without charge and without ads, though you pay nothing Freeminz.com is still a profitable business.

Thoughrepparttar 139229 businesses that charge a lot for script hosting (such as forum or search engine hosting) or put ads on what they host are trying to earn a profit. There are other ways of creating an income fromrepparttar 139230 services. For Freeminz.com,repparttar 139231 forum hosting is automated and is just a reason for people to go torepparttar 139232 website, Freeminz.com only has banners onrepparttar 139233 main page of Freeminz.com. Thoughrepparttar 139234 banners may not look good torepparttar 139235 average Internet user it insures their existence. And sincerepparttar 139236 forums they host do not have ads and are free, you can have a massive online community without having to give any money. This is whatrepparttar 139237 Internet is about, being able to freely share information. This is what Freeminz.com tries to do.

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